Mezzegra: a penthouse apartment in the exclusive Brentano Residence overlooking Lake Como.
The property is located in a medieval village which has links dating back to the 13th century. The apartment is located on the top floor of the impressive Municipio building and has impressive and commanding views across both Lake Como and the mountains.
The apartment was completely refurbished to a very high standard in the late nineties. The property comprises a bright entrance hall with guest cloakroom. Open kitchen with attractive modern units, Miele low decibel dishwasher and an electric induction hob. The comprehensive gas central heating system and water tank is housed discretely within a wall unit. A Bosch automatic washing machine and Miele condensing dryer are included in sale. Internet router and phone line is installed.
The light and spacious open plan dining room leads through to the comfortable lounge area where the central focus is an impressive fireplace with a multi fuel fire. Steps lead up from the dining area to the two bedrooms. The main bedroom has many appealing features and an en-suite bathroom with a separate shower and large bath. The second double bedroom has a small lounge area and has a dedicated WC/shower room which is conveniently accessed from the hall.
The apartment has a large secure garage and within the grounds of this private Residence there is an outdoor swimming pool, indoor pool, tennis court and well maintained grounds and garden area
The property is decorated to a very high standard throughout and is being SOLD FULLY FURNISHED. The shutters have just been repainted, a new boiler installed and it is in perfect condition making it an excellent home.
There is a total of 17 windows throughout, 12 with a direct view over the lake and 5 with mountain views. The apartment is accessed via a lift or stairs.
Brentano Residence exudes exclusivity reflected in the ownership of the properties within it. The overall property management of the Residence is the responsibility of a professional administrator and day to day maintenance is handled by an on site Manager.
Mezzegra is a small village located just 1 km north of Lenno and has a small selection of restaurants, bars and cafes along with a supermarket. The town of Lenno is 2 minutes drive away which is the location of Villa Balbianello a beautiful eighteenth century villa owned by the FAI from 1988 is famed more recently as the location of Hollywood movies such as Star Wars, Ocean Eleven and Casino Royale.
Lenno has many facilities such as restaurants and bars, two supermarkets, banks, shops and a beautiful lido overlooking the wonderful Venus Bay.
Every Tuesday Lenno plays host to a very picturesque Market that runs along the lakeside and where shoppers can find a variety local products.
Since appearing on A Place in the Sun (2001) Gemma has developed her agency into a dynamic team experienced in meeting the requirements of a domestic, foreign and overseas clients, the latter being the main focus of the business.
Based in Lenno (Lake Como), Gemma and her team work tirelessly to ensure clients needs are fully met, by placing them front and centre along every step of the purchasing process from initial enquiry to property purchase and beyond. It is no coincidence that many clients maintain contact and utilise additional services that the team offer including property development, property management and rentals, self-build projects etc., etc. So, whether you are looking for a getaway, second home, primary residence or investment opportunity, why not contact Gemma and her team – their knowledge, skills and experience can turn your dreams into reality